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A woman signing behind a podium next to an interpreter
March 31, 2017
At Massachusetts State House, speakers of all ages urged lawmakers to support funding for crucial programs and services.
Anna sits in a wheelchair and embraces a classmate at Mali dom in Zagreb, Croatia.
March 30, 2017
Perkins International's long-time partner in the Balkans emerges as a leader in multiple-disability education.
Lindy Pabian runs the 2015 Boston Marathon in rainy weather
March 29, 2017
Lindy Pabian sees the life-changing difference Perkins makes every day, and that’s motivating her to run the Boston Marathon
A student holds a DNA model while a teacher stands next to her
March 28, 2017
Students incorporate popcorn, saltwater snails, grape soda and homemade rockets into their science experiments.
A man stands in front of a screen as he presents to people sitting at computers.
March 23, 2017
What I do: Accessibility consultant Akira Fujita teaches companies and organizations about digital accessibility.
Jennifer Brallier runs along a snowy trail.
March 22, 2017
Three months of pro bono work convinced Jennifer Brallier to change her job – so she can help Perkins change the world.
A young woman who is blind speaks to an older man as people look on.
March 17, 2017
Annual B.L.I.N.D. event shines spotlight on crucial state-funded services for residents with visual impairments.
The governor with Corinne Grousbeck, Dave Power and Paul Saner on the State House Grand Staircase
March 9, 2017
Massachusetts governor urges Commonwealth residents to break down barriers between people who are blind and sighted.
Left to right: Perkins International Executive Director Michael Delaney; Graciela Ferioli; Perkins President and CEO Dave Power.
March 6, 2017
Graciela Ferioli, Argentina’s first teacher of the deafblind, receives Perkins’ prestigious Anne Sullivan Macy Medal.
A man leaning on a rescue buoy stands in front of pool.
March 2, 2017
What I do: Aquatic coordinator Bobby Vasquez helps students exercise (and enjoy themselves) in the Perkins pool.

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